In a recent Entrepreneur article, BPM Partner and Corporate Finance Services leader Edward Webb discusses how a surge in retirement-age Boomers (around 10,000 retire each day) means many private business owners are seeking to move on to the next phase of life at just the wrong time.
He breaks down how business owners seeking to “get out” can start to get their house in order – which includes understand yourself as a business owner in today’s circumstances — in particular, how your personal motivations and emotional attachment to your business can influence business decisions.
About Edward Webb
Edward has over 30 years of experience in consulting and financial management, including specific experience in business restructuring and leadership advisory services. Prior to BPM, Edward was a Partner at a boutique advisory services firm providing financial analysis, fiduciary services and the resolution of problem asset situations nationwide. He also spent nine years at a national accounting and consulting firm where he developed significant experience in business valuation, business startups and executive leadership. Edward began his career managing the problem-asset portfolio in the successful turnaround of a large East Coast thrift.
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